Some 2,000 exiting beneficiaries of the Department of Social Welfare and Development's (DSWD) Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) from Pandi, Bulacan participate in the ‘Pugay Tagumpay’ ceremonial exit held at the Aman Royale, Bagong Barrio in Pandi, Bulacan on Monday (June 24).

2,000 4Ps households from Bulacan now self-sufficient – DSWD

Some 2,000 beneficiaries of the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s (DSWD) Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) have officially graduated from the program through a “Pugay Tagumpay” ceremonial exit held at the Aman Royale, Bagong Barrio in Pandi, Bulacan on Monday (June 24). “Ang bawat pamilyang nakatapos ay nagtagumpay dahil sa kanilang matatayog na pangarap, continue reading : 2,000 4Ps households from Bulacan now self-sufficient – DSWD

DSWD’s 4Ps celebrates 5th anniversary of program institutionalization

The Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps), through its National Program Management Office (NPMO), is commemorating the fifth anniversary of the program’s institutionalization through a 4-day celebration from June 25 to June 28. DSWD Asst. Secretary for Disaster Response Management Group (DRMG) Irene Dumlao, who is also the agency spokesperson, said on Tuesday (June 25) that continue reading : DSWD’s 4Ps celebrates 5th anniversary of program institutionalization

DSWD, Galing Pook Foundation to award LGUs with best anti-hunger initiatives

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and the Galing Pook Foundation (GPF) will award on Wednesday (June 26) local government units (LGUs) with the best anti-hunger initiatives and practices on food security through the “Walang Gutom Awards”. “Through the Walang Gutom Awards, the DSWD and the GPF aim to recognize and showcase the continue reading : DSWD, Galing Pook Foundation to award LGUs with best anti-hunger initiatives

DSWD, OPAPRU hold validation for shelter assistance to decommissioned MILF combatants

A team from the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s  (DSWD) Field Office-12 (SOCCSKSARGEN), together with representatives from the Office of the Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity  (OPAPRU), conducts validation and profiling of qualified Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) decommissioned combatants in Maguindanao and Lanao del Norte for the Shelter Assistance Program of continue reading : DSWD, OPAPRU hold validation for shelter assistance to decommissioned MILF combatants

First Lady brings DSWD’s AKAP, other gov’t services to LGBTQIA+ members

First Lady Liza Araneta-Marcos leads the distribution of the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s (DSWD) Ayuda sa Kapos ang Kita Program (AKAP) and other government services to the members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQIA+) community on Monday (June 24) at the Mandaluyong City College of Science and Technology continue reading : First Lady brings DSWD’s AKAP, other gov’t services to LGBTQIA+ members

DSWD, OPAPRU in joint validation of MILF decommissioned combatants eligible for gov’t housing aid

In line with the continuing effort to support the peace and development agenda of the Marcos administration, the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s (DSWD) Field Office 12 (SOCCSKSARGEN) is conducting validation and profiling of qualified former Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) combatants for the Shelter Assistance Program of the National Housing Authority (NHA). DSWD continue reading : DSWD, OPAPRU in joint validation of MILF decommissioned combatants eligible for gov’t housing aid

Tara, Basa! students in Gen San get transpo allowance from DSWD chief, city mayor

Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary  Rex Gatchalian and GeneralS antos City Mayor Lorelie Pacquiao hand out on Friday (June 21) Php3,000 transportation allowance to some 265 student-participants of the agency’s Tara, Basa! Tutoring Program in the city. The amount will help the students defray their transportation expenses as they attend the learning continue reading : Tara, Basa! students in Gen San get transpo allowance from DSWD chief, city mayor

DSWD chief, local officials pledge support for hunger-free PH

Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Rex Gatchalian is joined by local government officials from SOCCSKSARGEN Region who pledged their support for a hunger-free Philippines on Friday (June 21) at the kick-off event of the Walang Gutom Information Caravan in General Santos City. Among the local officials present in the event were General Santos continue reading : DSWD chief, local officials pledge support for hunger-free PH

DSWD jumpstarts Walang Gutom info caravan in Gen San

Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Rex Gatchalian flew to General Santos City on Friday (June 21) to showcase the agency’s  three innovative flagship programs that aim to address the issue of illiteracy, hunger and families and individuals in street situations. “Tatlo kasi yung trabaho namin — social welfare, development, at disaster response. Kadalasan, continue reading : DSWD jumpstarts Walang Gutom info caravan in Gen San

DSWD exec cites gov’t peace process efforts at Eid Al-adha festivities in Lanao del Sur towns

Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Undersecretary for Inclusive-Sustainable Peace and Special Concerns Alan Tanjusay expressed the agency’s commitment to the Bangsamoro peace process during the Eid Al-Adha festivities in Barangay Dapao, in Pualas town, and Barangay Sawir in Masiu town in Lanao del Sur from June 19-20. “On behalf of Secretary Rex Gatchalian continue reading : DSWD exec cites gov’t peace process efforts at Eid Al-adha festivities in Lanao del Sur towns